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  1. Halle Berry Opens Up About The Lack Of Roles For Black Actors In HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    ... Since winning the Academy Award over a decade ago, the next three black Best Actress Oscar nominees were Gabourey Sidibe for her role in 2010's 'Precious', Viola Davis in 2012 for her the movie 'The Help' and finally Quvenzhane Wallis in 2013 for ...

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  2. Mo'Nique, Daniels spar on 'blackballed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | USA Today

    Mo'Nique, Daniels spar on 'blackballed' Mo'Nique and Lee Daniels are still arguing about what happened to her post-Oscar career. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BHgpiv From left, Lee Daniels, Mo'Nique, and Gabourey Sidibe with award for best picture for "Precious" at the NAACP Image Awards in 2010 in Los Angeles.

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  3. Prepare To Have This 'Empire' Song Stuck In Your Head All DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | MTV

    Last night's " Empire " featured plenty of memorable moments - #CookiesNookie is a personal favorite - but perhaps its most powerful was Jamal's coming out. And in true "Empire" fashion, he worked his truth into his music.

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  4. Jussie Smollett Wrote 'You're So Beautiful' About Gabby Sidibe,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    "'You're So Beautiful' is one of my favorite songs this season," Smollett says. "It was produced by the great Jim Beanz and co-written by Jim and myself.

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  5. Lady Gaga to star in next season of 'American Horror Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NME

    ... seasons, including Oscar winners Jessica Lange and Kathy Bates, Star Trek 's Zachary Quinto, Precious star Gabourey Sidibe and Golden Globe winners Frances Conroy and Angela Bassett. Meanwhile, Lady Gaga performed four songs from The Sound Of Music ...

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  6. The Empire strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Creative Loafing

    ... you look beyond that, the series actually challenges some very interesting and provocative concepts. Becky (Gabourey Sidibe) and another statuesque figure, Porsha (played by Ta'Rhonda Jones) are assistants to Lucious and Cookie. Both women are not ...

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  7. Jamal Sings About Loving a Man in New Song From 'Empire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Gay.com

    "This is the kind of song that makes a man love a man," Jamal sings in his version of "You're So Beautiful" and then yelps: "You call me papi and I like it!" EW has an exclusive first listen to " You're So Beautiful ," the brand new track from the Lyons' gay son Jamal , who's on course to be music's next big music thing. It's from this week's episode of Empire , sure to be a hit after the ratings craziness so far, since this week it's time for the Lyon family to come together and record a legacy album with Lucious, Hakeem, and Jamal.

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  8. Mo'Nique Claims She's Been 'Blackballed' By HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Refinery 29

    ... win for Best Supporting Actress in Precious . (If you remember, she played the especially cruel mother of Gabourey Sidibe's Precious.) "How did the Oscar change my life? What it did was that it gave me a new reality. And, let me know that an award ...

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  9. 13 celebrities who wona t wreck your teena s body imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | SFGate

    ... when I went into a room with all thin women I...felt like, what's wrong with me? Now I just feel special." GABOUREY SIDIBE, actress: The star of Precious has gone on to roles in American Horror Story and Empire. Simply her presence on TV and the red ...

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  10. Mo'Nique says she was 'Blackballed' in Hollywood post 2010 Oscar winRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Newkerala.com

    ... her Oscar win in the year leading up to the honor. After her role of the abusive, unemployed mother opposite Gabourey Sidibe, though the 47-year-old actress was offered some major roles by her former director, including Oprah Winfrey's character in ...

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  11. Why Mo'Nique Isn't A Bigger Star, According To Mo'NiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Cinema Blend News

    ... to the consensus of going another direction. In Precious , Mo'Nique portrayed Mary, the abusive mother of Gabourey Sidibe's Claireece "Precious" Jones. She scooped up award after award from BAFTA, SAG, Golden Globes, Oscars and more. In case you ...

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  12. Mo'Nique: Blackballed By Hollywood?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Hollywood Gossip

    Mo'Nique gave a career changing performance in the 2009 movie Precious, as Mary, the abusive mother of the film's star Gabourey Sidibe. But now she says that she's lost a number of other big roles because she's apparently too difficult to work with.

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  13. Mo'Nique Says She Was 'Blackballed' After Her Oscar WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | People

    ... in order to do what's right." Ever since she played the abusive, unemployed mother in Precious , opposite Gabourey Sidibe , the Baltimore-native only has had a few small roles. There were also a few major roles offered to her by her former director ...

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  14. Which Empire Characters Are Built to Last?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Atlantic

    ... Porsha, maybe setting her up as a double agent, would be even better. It's been seven episodes already, and Gabourey Sidibe is an Oscar nominee. Isn't it time she got a subplot? Nobody's staying up nights wondering when Becky will get something to ...

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  15. 'Empire' recap: Lucious takes a tumble, Andre bawls uncontrollablyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and cooperation," writes Times TV critic Robert Lloyd. Terrence Howard as Lucious with guest star Gabourey Sidibe. "All the stories tie back to Lucious Lyon, his family and his company, with the characters arrayed in legible positions of competition ...

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  16. 'Empire' Episode 7 Recap: Winners, Losers, and Truth BombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WVII

    ... anyone realized her mother had ditched her. Plus side, she got to spend the rest of the day hanging out with Gabourey Sidibe. "The kid can't be mine, I only slept with that girl once." - Jamal, not quite understanding how to make a baby. "Seems like ...

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  17. Mo'Nique Says Roles in Empire and The Butler ''Just Went Away'': Lee...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | E! Online

    ... from that place, you learn not to let anybody take advantage of you." Since co-starring in Precious with Gabourey Sidibe , Lenny Kravitz and an unrecognizable Mariah Carey , the 47-year-old actress only has a few credits to her name, none of them ...

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  18. Mo'Nique Says Roles in Empire and The Butler ''Just Went Away'':...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | E! Online

    ... from that place, you learn not to let anybody take advantage of you." Since co-starring in Precious with Gabourey Sidibe , Lenny Kravitz and an unrecognizable Mariah Carey , the 47-year-old actress only has a few credits to her name, none of them ...

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  19. USA-Made Women's Plus-Size Brand IGIGI Welcomes Spring with the Modern Romance CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | PRWeb

    ... curvy celebrities such as Kim Coles, KayCee Stroh, Jill Scott, Kelly Price, Ashley Fink, Martha Wash, and Gabourey Sidibe. IGIGI collections are available online at http://www.igigi.com and select boutiques worldwide. Image SEO Metatext: Caption: ...

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  20. Gabourey Sidibe counters firing from 'Empire' rumors with Twitter photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Examiner.com

    Gabourey Sidibe took to Twitter, slightly before midnight on Monday, to address the days old rumor of her alleged firing by Lee Daniels from the hit show " Empire " with a picture of her and Daniels captioned, "Um....Nope. #SeeYaWednesdayNight #Empire."

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